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Grateful Dead Live at Frost Amphitheatre - Stanford University on 1983-08-20

Set 1

Alabama Getaway ->
Greatest Story Ever Told
They Love Each Other
New Minglewood Blues
Bird Song
Looks Like Rain
Tennessee Jed
My Brother Esau ->

Set 2

Shakedown Street
Man Smart (Woman Smarter)
Ship Of Fools ->
Estimated Prophet ->
Eyes Of The World ->
Drums ->
Space ->
The Other One ->
Black Peter ->
Good Lovin'

One More Saturday Night

Collection GratefulDead
Band/Artist Grateful Dead
Venue Frost Amphitheatre - Stanford University
Location Palo Alto, CA

Source (FOB) Sony ECM-220T -> Cassette Master (Sony TC-D5M/Fuji Metal Tape/Dolby B)
Lineage Cassette Master (Nakamichi DR-1/Dolby B) -> Sound Devices 744T (24bit/96k) -> Samplitude Professional v10.2 -> r8brain PRO v1.5 -> FLAC/16
Taped by Rango Keshavan
Transferred by Charlie Miller


Patch Info:
Neumann KM84 -> Cassette Master -> Dat -> CD (shnid=12081) supplies:
Man Smart (Woman Smarter) (0:00 - 0:01)
Good Lovin' (7:35 - 7:45)

-- Set 2 disc change is seamless
-- Thanks to Rango Keshavan for lending me his masters
-- Thanks to Joe B. Jones for his help with the patch source pitch correction


Reviewer: stanforddead - - July 10, 2015
Subject: Upbeat Eyes
Another Alabama Getaway opener (cf. 10-09-82)! toylike tinkly sound to keys in They Love Each Other ~3:00. Heavy Birdsong jam 6:30ff. Sound quality of the tape is pretty thin. Nice heavy Ten. lead up to ending 6:30ff. Nice jam in Estimated (11:00ff.). Spunky/speedy tempo Eyes. Not much outstanding, but good show.
Reviewer: MichaelTurner-sfs - - August 20, 2014
Subject: Great Recording by a Kind Brother
Yet another great recording of a very good who by my old friend, Rango. Excellent job, bro!
Reviewer: Folkhippy - - September 21, 2013
Subject: AUDs are heady
kee-zee, may I recommend you check out for many choice AUD recommendations. When I first got into Dead tapes, I was a SBD-only listener, but then I found super crispy AUDs like this and learned how to appreciate them. Tapers like Rango, Jim Wise, Jerry Moore, and Joni Walker make this easy.

I'm also happy to meet another Brother Esau fan. It's one of my favorite Dead tunes.
Reviewer: kee-zee - - August 20, 2013
Subject: My father favored Esau...bump away!
You will usually find my reviews in the SBD area's..My brother forces me to listen outside the box and check out an AUD or two..I must say you get that down and dirty vibe of the show!! I really enjoyed this AUD version of a great 83' show and will do more AUD research! so please..GIVE IT A WHIRL!!Forever Grateful>Forever Dead!!
Reviewer: jjg4762 - - February 24, 2013
Subject: So What.
Never noticed it before but around the 11:30 to the 12:25 minute mark of Estimated it almost sounds like the So What jam and or a little bit like the Jam in Don't Let Go. Had to click back and relisten . Over all these 2 nights were better then the Ventura shows the end of July.
As always the sound quality is right up there with any other great sounding aud tape. In other words I LOVE IT
Reviewer: Evan S. Hunt - - August 21, 2010
Subject: Yet Another Rango Gem...
...that i missed before while scouring these vaulted annals. Phew! How 'bout that? Slick as a whistle. This show is quite a find. 'Tis a pleasing rendition of the ambient available joyful noise present there that afternoon in the great outdoors at lovely Stanford Frost.

Excellent audience recording. All colors of the sound spectrum are well-defined. Kudos to Mssr's Keshavan & Miller. Thanks, gents.

The band's performance is what the band's performance usually was even on a bad night: superb. And as usual to me each tune was competently displayed. Thanks, Boys.

And while i'm at it hurling great swelling words of praise and recognition, how could i not mention the Archives and how much they do for all of us? Thanks, Archives.

Time to break out the pocketbook and send a donation.
Reviewer: myhungryhippo - - August 20, 2010
Subject: come to expect
from metal tapes, bright highs slight twang
Reviewer: gratedude69 - - August 20, 2010
Subject: good 83
was expecting it to be a little but hotter but i cant complain it still smokes, great song selection, all well played
Reviewer: pnc - - December 17, 2008
Subject: Very Good!
This is very good. Very good sound, and a high energy, high quality '83 show (which means there are a couple bumps along the way--Esau).However, the boys, especially Jerry, showed up to ROCK. Birdsong, Shakedown, Eyes..even Black Peter.

Get this.

As always, thanks to all involved. Thanks for keeping the sounds alive!
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Source: Master Audience Recorded By Mr. Darby; Sennheiser MD421's + Nakamichi CM300/CP4s> (PAS/DFC/2nd Row Of OTS/6 Feet High)> Sony MX 10>Sony TC-D5M,Tape Maxell MX; Transfer Information:Tascam 112 MKII (XLR Out)> Tascam HD-P2 @ 24/48>HDD>Amadeus Pro (Tracking/Fades/FLAC8); Tracks Renamed/Metadata Tagging By Keo
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Source: Nakamichi CM 100's with CP-4 shotguns -> D-5
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Source: Master Audience Recorded By Mr. Darby; SennheiserMD421's (PAS/Loge Row 6 Row FF Seat 617/6 Feet High)> Sony TC D5M,Tapes Maxell MX; Transfer Information:Tascam 112 MKII (XLR Out)>Tascam HD-P2 @ 24/48> HDD>Amadeus Pro (Tracking/Fades/FLAC8); Tracks Renamed/Dithered/Flacked With Korg Aqua To 16/44 By Keo; SBE's Checked/Fixed With Trader's Little Helper; Metadata Tagging With Tag&Rename
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Source: Lineage: Master DAT Recording Equipment: B&K 4011 110ยบ ORTF > Neumann BS 48i-2> Modified Sony TCD D-10 Pro Recording Location: FOB Section BB Row 18 Seat 15
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Source: AUD: 3x Nakamichi CM300 w/CP4 shotguns > Nakamichi 550 > Maxell XLIIS, lower arena riser, straight back, first rows off the floor, taped by Tim Friend & Joe Morrone.
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Source: Nakamichi CM-300 (CP-1) x2 > Cassette Master (Sony TCD5M/Maxell UDXLII C-90); Cassette Master (Nakamichi DR-1) > Korg MR-1000 (1-bit/5.6MHz) > Audiogate (1-bit/5.6MHz > 24-bit/96KHz) > Soundforge 9.0 (edits); Recorded by Bob Morris
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Source: source: (3)audio technica atm11 fob> optimus> d-5; conversion: sony tc we435>sony pcm m-10 24bit/96khz> soundforge> cdwave> traders little helper encoding option 8; conversion rate: 96000/24 bit
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by Grateful Dead
Source: (FOB) Nakamichi CM-300 (CP-1) x2 > Cassette Master (Sony TCD5M/Maxell XLII-S C-90) Cassette Master (Nakamichi DR-1) > Korg MR-1000 (1-bit/5.6MHz) > Audiogate (1-bit/5.6MHz > 24-bit/96KHz) > Soundforge 9.0 (edits) > flac24
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Source: Master Audience Recorded By Mr. Darby; AKGC451EB/CK1's (DIN/DFC/Middle Of OTS/6 Feet High)> Whirlwind Phantoms>Sony TC-D5M, Tapes Maxell MX-S; Transfer Information:Tascam 112 MKII (XLR Out)>Tascam HD-P2 @ 24/28> HDD>Amadeus Pro (Tracking/Fades/FLAC8); Tracks Renamed/Metadata Tagging With Tag&Rename By Keo
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Source: AUD: Nakamichi CM300/CP4 shotguns > Sony TC-D5M > Maxell MX-90s, with no Dolby. Set up to the right (stage left) of the SBD.